PRACTICE AND ADVANCED COUNSELLING (PATIENT CENTERED CARE)

PHA4PAC

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students will develop skills to help solve problems of a sociological nature likely to be encountered when practicing as a pharmacist. Topics to be covered include making decisions about how to respond, ways to respond, crisis intervention, telephone counselling, dealing with people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, values and beliefs about people, customers in difficult situations, assertive skills, grief and loss, teamwork and counselling across the life span.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJoy Spark

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites PHA4PCA. Only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Pharmacy course (SVPB or RHP or SBPM, SHPM).

Co-requisites PHA4PCB

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Pharmacy course.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsA Behavioural Approach to Pharmacy PracticeRecommendedGaud, P 2000OXFORD: BLACKWELL SCIENCE. THIS TEXT IS IN THE LIBRARY AND IS AVAILABLE IN THE BOOK SHOP

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJoy Spark

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 5.0 days placement - off site per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"or equivalent directed learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Counselling class papers (2500 words in total)40
Reflective journal (2000 words)15
Role play oral examination (10 minutes)The oral assessment occurs together with the oral for PHA4PCB. Students must have a satisfactory placement to pass the subject.45

Malaysia, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJoy Spark

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 5.0 days placement - off site per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"or equivalent directed learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Counselling class papers (2500 words in total)40
Reflective journal (2000 words)15
Role play oral examination (10 minutes)The oral assessment occurs together with the oral for PHA4PCB. Students must have a satisfactory placement to pass the subject.45

Malaysia, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJoy Spark

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"or equivalent directed learning"

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site
One 5.0 days placement - off site per study period and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Counselling class papers (2500 words in total)40
Reflective journal (2000 words)15
Role play oral examination (10 minutes)The oral assessment occurs together with the oral for PHA4PCB. Students must have a satisfactory placement to pass the subject.45